This final film by silent screen star Harold Lloyd comes nine years after his previous feature. In this film, that reprises a character portrayed by Lloyd in a 1925 film, it is shown what happened to our hero, Harold Diddlebock (Lloyd), twenty years after his big triumph on the college football field. Struggling in the same job he received twenty years previous, Diddlebock is fired so he wanders the streets and eventually goes into a bar. After drinking his first drink in his life, and a... favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews ) Topics: Comedy, Preston Sturges, Harold Lloyd
It's a wonderful life, if you don't lapse into an unconscionable moment of honesty. This seriocomic, big-budget gem from Preston Sturges deserves to be better known. Topics: movie trailers, comedies, political comedies, Brian Donlevy, Preston Sturges
The seriocomic adventures of a movie director trying to add "meaning" to his films. Veronica Lake is adorable. One of Preston Sturges' best. Topics: movie trailers, comedies, the Depression, Joel McCrea, Veronica Lake, Preston Sturges
Preston Sturges' witty and sophisticated dialog is the hallmark of this highly entertaining screwballer. Great cast, too. Topics: movie trailers, comedies, screwball comedies, Claudette Colbert, Joel McCrea, Rudy Vallee, Mary...